Betta fish often mistreated in pet industry, evidence suggests loading...
Betta fish often mistreated in pet industry, evidence suggests
You can have a healthy betta, but persistent myths often lead to improper care.
Water-spitting fish can identify and remember human faces loading...
Water-spitting fish can identify and remember human faces
By squirting streams of water at images on a screen, archerfish show themselves to be quick studies in object recognition study.
How the world’s largest snake hunt hurts Southeast Asia's biggest lake loading...
How the world’s largest snake hunt hurts Southeast Asia's biggest lake
Each year millions of water snakes are pulled from Cambodia's Tonle Sap Lake, degrading this ecological wonder of the world.
These freaky fish use their fins to 'walk' across the seafloor loading...
These freaky fish use their fins to 'walk' across the seafloor
Flatfish, one of the most asymmetrical organisms on Earth, use their fins to move around the seafloor—similar to how millipedes walk.
Fishing May Be Making Fish Less Sociable, More Aggressive loading...
Fishing May Be Making Fish Less Sociable, More Aggressive
By removing animals with certain personality traits, angling could have unforeseen effects on fish populations.
This Invention Helps Deep-Dwelling Fish Journey to the Surface loading...
This Invention Helps Deep-Dwelling Fish Journey to the Surface
Without the small, pressurized chamber, a fish's swim bladders likely wouldn't survive the ascent out of water.
Mysterious Giant Eyeball Found on Florida Beach loading...
Mysterious Giant Eyeball Found on Florida Beach
Scientists originally suspected the eye was from a large fish.
About the Show

Every Alaskan summer, more than 400 fishing boats and their relentless captains race into Cook Inlet seeking wild Alaskan salmon. In just a few short weeks, these intrepid fishermen must make their entire yearly wage while facing tremendous tides, 30-hour work days, mechanical breakdowns and unpredictable weather. Can they reel in a share of the $65 million dollars of salmon up for grabs?

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